Joe Biden and Donald Trump facing in opposite directions

From election to transition

University of Virginia Institute of Democracy experts offer frequent updates on the latest developments

Chinese president

How to lose a cold war

Senior Fellow Brantly Womack offers ideas about how President-Elect Biden can deal with China


Conspiracy theories? JFK and Trump

The tie between the Kennedy assassination and the culture that gave us Trumpism


Presidential Resources for Teachers

I The Miller Center features a variety of content that can help teachers bring history alive for their students

Japanese planes

The sounds of Pearl Harbor

How Americans first learned of the infamous attack


Critical insights for the nation's governance

The Miller Center is a nonpartisan affiliate of the University of Virginia that specializes in presidential scholarship, public policy, and political history and strives to apply the lessons of history to the nation's most pressing contemporary governance challenges.